Make a difference


Slavic Refugee and Immigrant Services is a non-profit organization based in California. Our mission is to help Ukrainian refugees in the U.S. We are dedicated to providing basic needs such as food, clothing, shelter and jobs while raising awareness about Ukraine in the United States.

Every life counts

Welcome to Slavic Refugee and Immigrant Services, a non-profit organization based in California. We are committed to helping Ukrainian refugees in the United States by providing essential resources such as food, clothing, shelter, and job opportunities. Our mission is driven by the belief that every individual deserves a safe and secure environment to live in, and we strive to create a supportive community where refugees can rebuild their lives with dignity and respect.

At Slavic Refugee and Immigrant Services, we also seek to raise awareness about the situation in Ukraine and the challenges that refugees face in their search for safety and stability. Through our programs and services, we hope to foster a deeper understanding of the refugee experience and the resilience and strength of those who have been forced to flee their homes.

Thank you for joining us in our mission to support Ukrainian refugees in the United States. Together, we can make a difference in the lives of those in need and build a more compassionate and inclusive society for all


Our values

Think Big. Act Bigger.

In the News

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Slavic Refugee and Immigrant Services

Empowering Ukrainian Refugees: Slavic Refugee and Immigrant Services’ Mission to Rebuild Lives in the United States


Together we make all the difference

Explore Slavic Refugee and Immigrant Services’ upcoming and past events by visiting our dedicated page. This page offers a comprehensive overview of our calendar of events, including upcoming community gatherings, cultural celebrations, fundraisers, and volunteer opportunities. Our events are designed to foster community, raise awareness about our mission, and support Ukrainian refugees in the United States. Additionally, our past events are documented on this page, complete with photos and details about our successful initiatives. Stay up-to-date with our latest events and initiatives, and find out how you can contribute to our cause by visiting our future and past events page.


From volunteering your time and skills to making a donation or becoming a sponsor for refugees in your community, there are numerous ways to make a positive impact. Explore our website to learn more about how you can make a difference in the lives of Ukrainian refugees today.

Sponsor a Family

Your support will help Ukrainians to start a new life while offering the promise of a brighter future. You can make a difference today by giving a chance for safety.

Volunteer Your Time

You can get involved today by becoming a Volunteer. Sign up and you will be joining a group of change-makers, a network strong enough to impact positive change in the lives of Ukrainians.


By using the donation box here, you can provide support and assistance to a Ukrainian refugee family through sponsorship. Your donation will help to provide basic necessities like food, clothing, and shelter.

Refugees stories

I want to say right away that on February 24, 2022, at 5 o’clock in the morning, WAR came to Ukraine!..
Svetlana Tsepeleva
Right after my son`s birthday, we woke up in our home to the sounds of explosions…